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. >> and that developing story is coming out of japan tonight where the usgs says a massive 8.9 magnitude earthquake struck the asian nation just a while ago. right now tsunami warnings are in effect for that region and as far away as hawaii. this is a look at the kron 4 seismograph. that's the left side of your screen. you can see the quake's gigantic size. the quake was centered 80 miles off japan's eastern coast near the city of sendaih. japanese television networks are showing major damage right now. you can see where all of the cars have been moved and pushed into the water from the shaking. nhk television shows the cars and trucks and houses being swept away by a tsunami this. it is friday afternoon in japan -- there. it is friday afternoon in japan. no one is reported injured at this time but reports are still coming in. the quake hit at 2:46 in the afternoon and it was followed by a 7.4 magnitude aftershock. there are no reports of injuries now as we said. kron 4's jacqueline bennett is here to tell us more about the tsunami dangers. >> the usgs is working to confirm the tsunami actually happened a
desperate measures. et the situation involving japan's severely earthquake and tsunami-damaged nuclear power plants is getting worse. in fact, the threat of a nuclear meltdown has reached an all-time high. tonight, kron4 has team coverage, including a look at what's happening right now in japan to help avoid the worst- case scenario. what bay area officials are saying about the situation and the possibility of radiation making it to our shores. >>> plus, the run on certain products use to treat radiation sickness. >>> tonight, a surge of radiation at fukushima's power plant in japan made it too dangerous for the workers to stay. the emergency operation to keep the plant from reaching a meltdown was suspended. kron4's jonathan bloom explains the latest developments at japan's nuclear plants. >> we're learning that minutes ago, 50 out of the 800 evacuated workers have been allowed back into the facility now that radiation levels some somewhat subsided. they were evacuated for just under an hour from the plant that's located here near the city of sendai. but the situation there remains so dange
japan crews are trying to prevent a nuclear melt down. u.s. officials are trying to calm the nerves of americas who fear radiation can reach the west coast. >> we don't expect it to reach the west coast. >> we have the latest developments from the nuclear power plant, plus how one government age agency is beefing up radiation detection. >> crews are working around the clock at the fukushima dai-ichi nuclear power plant. the crews are working to reconnect electricity to the cooling system to cool the rods. other crews are spraying and dumping water on the nuclear few. smoke can be seen from building number 2 right now. the cause is not known but a explosion hit the building on tuesday. it is possible the cooling chamber is damaged. low levels of radiation have been detected beyond tokyo, which is 140 miles south of the nuclear power plant. u.s. is warning americans to leave the country and the government is offering voluntary evacuations. today president obama spoke about the situation in japan. this is video of president obama visiting the japanese embassy. the president wrote a mes
>>> disaster and devastation continue after the deadly earthquake in japan. one of the concerns, fires and explosions at failing nuclear power plant located near the epicenter of the earthquake. we have the latest developments tonight, including fallout concerns surrounding the nuclear power plant and what experts are saying about the possibility radiation could reach the west coast of the u.s. >>> the situation continues to change after friday's devastating earthquake. here is the latest. the death toll is more than 2400 and expects to rise as high as 10,000. more than 3,000 people are missing. thousands may have been swept away in the tsunami. 450,000 people are in shelters. the earthquake was upgraded to 9.0, making it the 4th largest in the world. explosions and fires are reported at the fukushima daiichi nuclear power plant. radiation levels there are up. kron 4's jonathan bloom has the latest at the plant and the overall radiation threat there and here. >> reporter: an explosion at fukushima daiichi sents a cloud of smoke and huge chunks of debris flying into the air. the
at 11:00. >>> one week after the devastating 9.0 earthquake struck japan crews are trying to prevent a nuclear melt down. u.s. officials are trying to calm the nerves of americas who fear radiation can reach the west coast. >> we don't expect it to reach the west coast. >> we have the latest developments from the nuclear power plant, plus how one government age agency is beefing up radiation detection. >> crews are working around the clock at the fukushima dai-ichi nuclear power plant. the crews are working to reconnect electricity to the cooling system to cool the rods. other crews are spraying and dumping water on the nuclear few. smoke can be seen from building number 2 right now. the cause is not known but a explosion hit the building on tuesday. it is possible the cooling chamber is damaged. low levels of radiation have been detected beyond tokyo, which is 140 miles south of the nuclear power plant. u.s. is warning americans to leave the country and the government is offering voluntary evacuations. today president obama spoke about the situa
in japan. and miraculously rescued. >> vicki: at the latest in japan. death toll for this anomaly exceeds 18,000. overall the number of what is collected is beat 600. 13,000 are still missing. japan made five years to rebuild. serious problems and the nuclear complex. the plant operators may need to deliberate scheme. and though >> vicki: 50 more bodies had been recovered from a coal mine in pakistan. this comes after a methane gas explosion. officials say the trend is for survival of the minors as very bleak. just last week the mine was declared dangerous. minimal development dangers. (music) >>bryan: well, thankfully the wind is quite. this guy's are beginning to clear. santa cruz mountain, more than 4 in. of rain. boulder, pre to 4 in.. we could see more as we go into the end of the week. for the rest of the bay area out rainfall totals between 1-2 in.. more is on the lake. cephalon to this year. loss of snow fall into tonight. as well, tuesday and would soon. the next system is arriving once it the chance for some heavy snow. here's future cuts. we're looking at the week ahead. rainy
if for further aftershocks. rescue efforts continue. far has the hills for the search of life in japan. >>reporter: canisters and they are facing live lives decreases influence to and if the heart rate pheromone a fool. three elderly people who live from his car. the list that hundreds family fishing full of love 150 >>-my-and will fly his finale i hope he is to show for someone, i am struggling to locate head. >>reporter: agenda nuclear power plant if it are also worrying less thathree residents. authors say a partial the family tens of dozens of residents, officials say in danger of radiation remains low. the scope for the damage from his fifth win on if not clear, if indeed if he the most if the history of losses: $100 billion in half if the u.s. to his five video full enough support from the ground beloaround half filled world. >>vicki: video and you see here for a half the farmers continue the crackle and further. it's tough market dropped monday morning. if the central bank to have it in more than $185 million to fill a bulgarian a virchow financial institutions will continue alo
intensified. the u.s. government is now evacuating government personal and citizens who wish to lead. as japan's reactors, water drops started and crews trying to restore electrical power. kron 4's jonathan bloom has the latest on this unfolding story. >> reporter: a tail of two -- tale of two circles. the reactor here on the pacific coast inside two circles near sendai. a closer look. there are two evacuation zones. the center one, that is the zone japanese officials recommend citizens leave and seek shelter. but the larger circle a 50-mile ring in blue, that's the zone in which american officials told u.s. citizens they should not be traveling and if they want to get away, the united states government will help them get out. this happens as officials work to cool the reactors, so far, four of the reactors are experiencing serious problems. over here, reactors 5 and 6 are starting to heat up. reactors 1-4 all inch closer to melt down. >> reporter: military helicopters dump water on the reactors to keep them cool enough to prevent the melt down. it started when the earthquake hit, triggering a
on friday and locate boats following japan's devastating earthquake. and fish and game are looking for a dozen boats that sank to the bottom of the santa cruz harbor because of the surge in the water. before these vessels are brought to surface all of the debris in the harbor must be removed first because of safety concerns. he explains the instruments used. >> first and foremost you are looking at the surface and seeing if any are partially above water level and using sonar to detect the vessels in the water and divers will go in at some point in time. and there will be a lot of assessment of the vessels. looking at the vessels and see for there is dang and water in the vessels. >> reporter: what they use to bring the boats back? >> they are float bags. they bring bags into the vessels and basically put airs in the bags and they display the water in the vessel and causes the stress tole be lightened and the vessel comes to the surface. you can winch these things up and pull them out of the water. >> fish and game officials will be out here tomorrow again at 7:00 a.m. to assess mor
in libya claimed a major victory. japan's nuclear concerns continue. we show of the new nintendo 3 d yes. the internet on a plane! are you from the future? um, no. cleveland. listen cleveland, your savings account is stuck in the past! earn more with interestplus savings at capitalone.com. that's new school banking baby! so instead of making peanuts, your savings will be earning three times the national average. oops. sorry. three times more? i'll have that! it is now safe to go online to capitalone.com. what's in your wallet? buh-bye... call me. >>vicki: the prime minister of japan is optimistic this nuclear problem could be fixed. >>reporter: this situation and that the nuclear power plant is not getting worse, according to japan's nuclear and industrial safety agency. they didn't say it was getting better. they said vigilance is still needed. this is a similar message we heard from the prime minister on friday saying, it was still undecided what happened. saying it was unpredictable and also sang which allow ourselves to be optimistic. as for developments on saturday, levels of radioa
over his actions of libya. if a nuclear power plant in japan continues to deteriorate as another quake hits. if radiation found in rain water on the east coast. britney spears fans lined up to see the pop star perform. we show you what design and flavors will adorn the cake for the royal wedding. [ coach ] in albuquerque, citi pre-approved my mortgage. [ whistle blows ] all right, layups, guys. let's go. in sioux falls, i locked in a rate. coach, you get that house yet? working on it. [ coach ] the appraisal? ...springfield. wherever i was, my citi mortgage consultant had me covered. [ crowd cheering ] and 500 miles from home... [ cheering, cellphone beeps ] ...we finally had a new home. [ male announcer ] from pre-approval to closing, citi is with you every step of the way. what's your story? citi can help you write it. >>craig: it's now the weeks since the u.s. began firing missiles over libya to enforce united nations approved a no-fly zone. the mission has not been without criticism from republicans. >>reporter: an unusual sight in unusual times. a live in man and the just liberate
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of the witness. today's arrest for protesting. the to the latest in a crisis in japan. we received word late tonight that pressure is again rising in the unit 3 reactor. the suspect made operators will have to bend more radioactive gas into the environment. six workers have been exposed to radiation that is higher than normal risk level. there is also were to make that to the ocean is turning up in the the spinach and water. it is exceeded safety limits. the death toll from japan's nine plan zero earthquake that struck eight days ago is continuing to climb. over 7700 people have died. 12,000 are still missing. more than 452,000 are living in shelters. here at home our health-care system has donated half a million dollars to the red cross to assist with relief efforts. right now the biggest lead seems to get resources such as water, food and shelter. >>bryan: storm it today. heavy rain tree down. a lot of trees are down. there might be some power outages as we go through tonight. dahlin is shooting the video. he told me that the wind is blowing so hard he had the will turn a wholly the camera
earn up to triple points this spring. details at amtrak.com. >>> japan's prime minister says his country must remain on maximum alert as new radiation seeps out of its damaged power plants. highly radioactive mortar has been discovered. levels are up to 100,000 times normal. >>> word tonight that a make- shift dam of sand bags and chunks of concrete is starting to lose the battle to keep radiation out of the sea, but the water level keeps rising as repair crews spray the reactors to keep them from melting down. the u.s. military meantime is washing down aircraft as they return to the airbase in western tokyo. a spokesman said the precaution is mainly to reassure personnel, and and not because of any imminent health hazard. today, nissan said it will not be able to restart its assembly lines for a couple of weeks. honda announced it is cutting production at its u.s. plants because of a shortage of components from japan. and toyota has told its american dealers that some parts cannot be reordered. >>> rebels in libya are losing ground again to muammar qaddafi's regime, even with th
to southern california or to mexico. >>> a magnitude 7.2 earthquake hit japan just before noon their time on wednesday. it was followed by a 6.3 aftershock. the quake was centered 200 miles north of tokyo. it shook buildings in tokyo. a tsunami alert was issued but there are no signs of damage or significant injury. >>> temperatures in the 40s or low 50s. temperatures will stay in the upper 40s for the most part. right now we're seeing a few high clouds streaming through the area. this is the tail end of the system that effected us last night. we're still going to get a few clouds. the clouds will clear as we head to tomorrow. matter of fact, tomorrow, it will be a really nice day. we will start the day with some patchy fog. valley fog and the north inland valley, the skies clear by noon. in the 3:00 hour, temperatures will be 5-10 degrees warmer than what we saw today. in the next chance of rain coming up in a bit. >>> police in san francisco are investigating a high-profile heist. a yellow lamborghini belonging to food network star was rolling. police believe the person who took the car
crisis is growing in japan. the levels of radioactivity is 50 times higher than normal in the sea water. the death toll is more than 10,000 the prime minister calls the situation grave and serious, the quake hit two weeks ago. >>> late today in athens georgia, a shoot out ended. jamie hood was not armed and did not resist arrest. >>> we are still seeing showers right now, just starting to work their way to the north bay and expected to pick up overnight. we w w w w w w [ male announcer ] you are you. you are also your social security number, your credit card numbers, the email in your inbox, you're even the equity in your home. to a criminal, getting his hands on just one tiny piece of you, even just your name, can be enough to steal your credit, your money and your good name. that's why you need lifelock to help protect you. lifelock is the leader in proactive identity protection. we aggressively patrol your identity every second of every day by actively monitoring your personal information to help protect you from identity theft before it happens. credit monitoring alone is not enough
are remaining a threat and there were protests in multiple countries. >>> the nuclear crisis is growing in japan. the levels of radioactivity is 50 times higher than normal in the sea water. the death toll is more than 10,000 the prime minister calls the situation grave and serious, the quake hit two weeks ago. >>> late today in athens georgia, a shoot out ended. jamie hood was not armed and did not resist arrest. >>> we are still seeing showers right now, just starting to work their way to the north bay and expected to pick up overnight. we will talk about when you can expect the wet weather to hit your area straight ahead. along the driveway, and where the kids play can be a little intimidating... until now. with scotts ez seed. it's scotts best grass seed, starter fertilizer and a growing material that absorbs water and expands to surround and protect the seeds, you'll get a thick, green scotts lawn even if you've never been successful with other seed before. the revolutionary scotts ez seed. grow grass anywhere. now a look at other news around the bay area starting with a woman accused of mo
? what's this do? [ beeping ] >>vicki: was off the coast as survival lay her head to japan. if the usf level threat of death off his holiday. fish of the seller in india with in the very growth of the area for a half years the only felt in his shirt, the other country area you can go through the red cross for a file for federal >>reporter: 30 to live helps if it's the toughest in east area 50 >>reporter: the owners want and fear their customers in the relief at the feria >> to settings to the they have a sense how to leaf. fearful of official the fifth of the official level at the flow of flow of this rest of us for a fall collection to an area hit hard by figure 5 1/5 to verify >> is no relation to an from where the fifth 1/2 half their >>reporter: head a lot of tough love he said >> 1 believe they're ok >>reporter: many of these workers also of family and friends living in the areas affected by the five. now >> from there from favor. >>vicki: if the friends and family is in the fifth and fifth of one wave-off of if his vote if you will find this session. if our will follow the video
possible military involvement by nato. >>> more aftershocks in japan. some, a magnitude 6.0. powerlines have now been connected to all six of the reactor units of fukushima. crews hope to start up the cooling systems soon, and food supplies are affected by low levels of radiation. the fda is stopping imports of certain products from the area near the troubled nuclear plant. >>> president obama is now in el salvador, the last stop on his latin american stop after brazil. he plans to talk about the sensitive issues of immigration and drug crimes. he's back in washington on wednesday. we'll be right back after the break. this is your captain speaking, we are fourteenth in line for takeoff. looks like it's bumper to bumper on the interstate. i gotta get to cleveland! remove your belt, your watch, your shoes. i wonder what gas costs today. seven dollars for a pillow! an extra bag costs what? i hate traffic! ♪ [ child ] the train is now arriving. [ male announcer ] the train has arrived indeed. amtrak guest rewards members earn up to triple points this spring. details at amtrak.com. um, no.
in japan. some, a magnitude 6.0. powerlines have now been connected to all six of the reactor units of fukushima. crews hope to start up the cooling systems soon, and food supplies are affected by low levels of radiation. the fda is stopping imports of certain products from the area near the troubled nuclear plant. >>> president obama is now in el salvador, the last stop on his latin american stop after brazil. he plans to talk about the sensitive issues of immigration and drug crimes. he's back 's our connection to our community it's our lifeline to the emergency information we need it's a free service that provides free entertainment. but one day soon, it could be taken away. there's a movement among special interest groups to limit free antenna tv and millions of americans who depend on it would lose out. let's tell congress to keep free antenna tv as part of our communications future. always free and always local. >>> turning now to the barry bonds perjury trial. opening statements today in the case against the former giants slugger. we were at the federal
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